The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 405 440
Rank change year-on-year +15 +35  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.041% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 32
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.14% +8.75%  

XPath is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7924 9888 10420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.78% 53.51% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6907 8825 8904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing XPath as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in the South East

XPath
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath in the South East.

Salary trend for XPath in the South East

XPath
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Hampshire +6 1 £43,000 +1.17%
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for XPath.

1 38 (92.68%) XML
2 37 (90.24%) XSLT
3 27 (65.85%) MVC
4 23 (56.10%) SQL
5 22 (53.66%) SOAP
5 22 (53.66%) Web Services
6 21 (51.22%) XML Schema
7 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
9 15 (36.59%) HTML
9 15 (36.59%) .NET
9 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
9 15 (36.59%) CSS
9 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
9 15 (36.59%) WCF
9 15 (36.59%) LINQ
10 13 (31.71%) XSD
10 13 (31.71%) C#
10 13 (31.71%) Perl
10 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
11 12 (29.27%) HTML5
11 12 (29.27%) Entity Framework
11 12 (29.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
11 12 (29.27%) Secure Coding
11 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
11 12 (29.27%) Cross-Browser Development
11 12 (29.27%) PHP
11 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (29.27%) Drupal
2 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (14.63%) SilverStripe
4 4 (9.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) FTP
1 11 (26.83%) HTTP
1 11 (26.83%) HTTPS
1 11 (26.83%) SSL
1 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.51%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.63%) MySQL
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) OLAP
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) OLTP
6 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) ERwin
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Software Developer
3 12 (29.27%) PHP Developer
3 12 (29.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 12 (29.27%) PHP Zend Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Symfony Developer
4 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) EDI Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Middleware Specialist
9 1 (2.44%) Angular Developer
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Integration Developer
9 1 (2.44%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) XML
2 37 (90.24%) XSLT
3 22 (53.66%) SOAP
3 22 (53.66%) Web Services
4 21 (51.22%) XML Schema
5 15 (36.59%) .NET
5 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
5 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
5 15 (36.59%) CSS
5 15 (36.59%) HTML
5 15 (36.59%) LINQ
5 15 (36.59%) WCF
6 13 (31.71%) XSD
7 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
7 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (29.27%) Entity Framework
7 12 (29.27%) HTML5
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
7 12 (29.27%) Symfony
8 9 (21.95%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Algorithms
1 8 (19.51%) DataPower
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) AIX
2 8 (19.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) MVC
2 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Cross-Browser Development
3 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
3 12 (29.27%) RDF
3 12 (29.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (29.27%) Secure Coding
3 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) Web Design
4 10 (24.39%) Change Management
4 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (24.39%) SOA
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) Release Management
7 6 (14.63%) Web Development
8 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (9.76%) SDLC
10 3 (7.32%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) C#
3 13 (31.71%) Perl
4 12 (29.27%) PHP
5 8 (19.51%) Jython
6 5 (12.20%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) ActionScript
7 3 (7.32%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (7.32%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) HND
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.88%) Perfmon
3 1 (2.44%) TADDM
3 1 (2.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) IBM
1 12 (29.27%) Zend
2 8 (19.51%) CA
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago